Flocculating
Flocculate Floc"cu*late, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flocculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flocculating}.] (Geol.) To aggregate into small lumps. [1913 Webster]

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  • Flocculate — Floc cu*late, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flocculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flocculating}.] (Geol.) To aggregate into small lumps. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flocculated — Flocculate Floc cu*late, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flocculated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flocculating}.] (Geol.) To aggregate into small lumps. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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